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Boston’s Time Machine. Step back 30, 40, 50 years!

Boston’s Time Machine. Step back 30, 40, 50 years!

In recent years I’ve been making annual visits to MBTA’s Mattapan-Ashmont Red Line extension. This quaint relic of urban transit is a throw-back to another time. Thanks to the wisdom and historically minded MBTA, this continues to host restored PCC cars wearing classic period paint. (today, we might call it ‘heritage paint’ but I don’t know that I approve of that term). Back in June 1978, I…

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